Bali Animals: How to Find Ethical Tourism Experiences

Posted by on Mar 8, 2018 in Asia, Bali | No Comments
Bali Animals: How to Find Ethical Tourism Experiences

Bali; it’s haven for surfers, culture seekers, beach bums and adrenalin-pumpers. There’s so many activities to participate in all over the island, including volcano trekking, temple trawling, rice terrace hiking, scuba diving and snorkeling, drinking, dining and relaxing in the most idyllic of locations. But the animal tourism industries in Bali give the island a […]

Backpacking Bali Itinerary for First Timers

Posted by on Mar 2, 2018 in Asia, Bali | No Comments
Backpacking Bali Itinerary for First Timers

Bali’s been having a moment for about three years now. It’s been a popular destination for decades, due to its tropical climate, easy going lifestyle and rich culture; but tourism on the island has been booming recently – with people seeking its idyllic beaches, spectacular lookouts from sky-high volcanoes and unique Balinese culture. Last year […]

What to Pack for China: Essential Items to Put in Your Backpack

Posted by on Jan 9, 2018 in Asia, China | No Comments
What to Pack for China: Essential Items to Put in Your Backpack

Planning a trip to China? There will no doubt be a lot of questions on your mind. How will I navigate the country with no Mandarin (if you can’t speak it)? How will I take the trains alone? How will I handle the food? These questions, and many, many more, were at the top of […]

The Best Vegetarian Restaurants in Langkawi for Plant-Based Travellers

Posted by on Jan 2, 2018 in Asia, Malaysia | No Comments
The Best Vegetarian Restaurants in Langkawi for Plant-Based Travellers

One of Malaysia’s most loved tourist destinations, Langkawi is a popular destination for travellers. It is an archipelago made up of ninety-nine islands, surrounded by gorgeous turquoise sea. Picturesque paddy fields and jungle-clad hill, with the shoreline fringed by powder-fine sand and swaying coconut trees, make it a perfect destination for nature lovers. If you’re […]

Travelling with Carry On Luggage Only in Asia: A How-To Guide

Posted by on Dec 21, 2017 in Asia, Bali | No Comments
Travelling with Carry On Luggage Only in Asia: A How-To Guide

  One of my best sustainable travel tips is to pack less, because less items means reduced fuel emissions on transport. It also means favouring solid, package-free toiletries over weighty bottles. And guess what? Sustainable travel is often also cheap travel, and travelling in this way could save you a ton of money. I hate […]

Two Week Philippines Itinerary

Posted by on Nov 30, 2017 in Asia | No Comments

It wasn’t until a few years ago, when three of its islands were dubbed the best in the world, that the Philippines caught the attention of adventurers, beach-goers, and vacationers all over the world. Now, it is definitely well known for its white sand beaches, crystal blue waters, fantastic dive sites, and beautiful sunsets. However, because the Philippines […]

How To Make the Most of a Layover in Kuala Lumpur

Posted by on Oct 26, 2017 in Malaysia | No Comments

Located at the crossroads between the far east and south Asia, and situated conveniently between the South East Asian hotspots of Thailand, Cambodia and Vietnam and Oceania, Kuala Lumpur is on the route of many inter-continental journeys. And while I obviously love overlanding, sometimes money or time constraints have this pesky habit of getting in […]

Two Week Japan Itinerary : Explore the Oriental Country by Rail

Posted by on Sep 20, 2017 in Japan | No Comments
Two Week Japan Itinerary : Explore the Oriental Country by Rail

With its relatively small land size and incredible high-speed trains, Japan is an ideal destination to explore if you enjoy overland transit. There are many reasons to visit Japan: From ancient temples and shrines to ultra-modern hotels and cutting-edge technology Japan is quirky, fascinating and manages to blend past and present together so beautifully. Any […]

Bali on a Budget: Tips for Cheap Travel to Indonesia

Posted by on Sep 15, 2017 in Bali | No Comments

Beautiful Bali, one of the must-visit places in Indonesia, has been in the headlines a lot over the last few years. It’s become not just a destination for travelers, but has started to attract holidaymakers from Australia, Europe and beyond. Because of this, authentic Bali is a little harder to find (although by no means […]

Paper Plane Hostel Review: Unique Accomodation in Kuala Lumpur

Posted by on Sep 4, 2017 in Malaysia | No Comments

Arriving into Kuala Lumpur wasn’t my finest hour. My plane was delayed, it took hours to get through customs, I turned down an offer of splitting a grab taxi because ‘I like public transport’ – cut to an hour later, where I’m standing outside a shut Monorail office, in the dark in a city where […]

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